The studio was filled with the rich odour of roses, and when the light summer wind stirred amidst the trees of the garden, there came through the open door the heavy scent of the lilac, or the more delicate perfume of the pink-flowering thorn.
("The Picture of Dorian Gray")
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Everything popular is wrong.
A man who is master of himself can end a sorrow as easily as he can invent a pleasure. I don't want to be at the mercy of my emotions. I want to use them, to enjoy them, and to dominate them.
We live in an age that reads too much to be wise, and that thinks too much to be beautiful.
I love acting. It is so much more real than life.
I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my works.
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